look like

look like
look like (something) to seem likely that something will happen.

It looks like the unusually warm weather we've been having may be coming to an end.


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  • look like — ► look like informal show a likelihood of. Main Entry: ↑look …   English terms dictionary

  • look like — verb bear a physical resemblance to (Freq. 59) She looks like her mother • Hypernyms: ↑resemble • Verb Frames: Somebody s something Somebody s somebody Something s somebody …   Useful english dictionary

  • look like — verb a) To seem. It looks like Im stuck with you. b) To be similar in appearance to; resemble. Ostriches look like emus to some people, but they are only distantly related. See Also: look alike …   Wiktionary

  • look like a million dollars — (informal) To appear very beautiful • • • Main Entry: ↑million * * * feel/look/like a million dollars/bucks/informal phr …   Useful english dictionary

  • look like something the cat dragged in — look like something the cat dragged/brought/in informal phrase to have a very dirty or untidy appearance Thesaurus: dirty and scruffy in appearancesynonym Main entry …   Useful english dictionary

  • look\ like\ the\ cat\ that\ ate\ the\ canary — • look like the cat that ate the canary • look like the cat that swallowed the canary v. phr. To seem very self satisfied; look as if you had just had a great success. Peter bet on the poorest horse in the race and when it won, he looked like the …   Словарь американских идиом

  • look\ like\ the\ cat\ that\ swallowed\ the\ canary — • look like the cat that ate the canary • look like the cat that swallowed the canary v. phr. To seem very self satisfied; look as if you had just had a great success. Peter bet on the poorest horse in the race and when it won, he looked like the …   Словарь американских идиом

  • look like something the cat brought in — look like something the cat brought/dragged in informal if someone looks like something the cat brought in, they are very untidy and dirty. You can t possibly go to school like that you look like something the cat dragged in! …   New idioms dictionary

  • look like something the cat dragged in — look like something the cat brought/dragged in informal if someone looks like something the cat brought in, they are very untidy and dirty. You can t possibly go to school like that you look like something the cat dragged in! …   New idioms dictionary

  • look (like) a million dollars — look/feel (like) a million dollars British, American & Australian, American to look or feel extremely attractive. You look like a million dollars in that dress! …   New idioms dictionary

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